Denial of Service (DoS) Affecting github.com/hashicorp/consul/agent Open this link in a new tab package, versions <1.6.3


0.0
high
  • Attack Complexity

    Low

  • Availability

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-GOLANG-GITHUBCOMHASHICORPCONSULAGENT-548414

  • published

    10 Feb 2020

  • disclosed

    29 Jan 2020

  • credit

    Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade github.com/hashicorp/consul/agent to version 1.6.3 or higher.

Overview

github.com/hashicorp/consul/agent is a distributed, highly available, and data center aware solution to connect and configure applications across dynamic, distributed infrastructure.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Denial of Service (DoS). Unbounded resource usage, triggered by the establishment of many unauthenticated HTTP or RPC connections, may generate excessive load and/or crash the server.

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